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Regional Food Hub Development

Why Are Argentine Pears in My Seattle Grocery Store? | October 22, 2014 | Seattle Weekly

Ten US Food Hubs Making the Local Connection | October 1, 2014 | Seedstock

Food Hub Network Expands | September 23, 2014 | Skagit Valley Herald

More NW Hospitals Buy Local Food | January 28, 2014 | Capital Press

Food Hubs Structured to Remove Barriers | December 20, 2013 | Capital Press

Taking the Farm to Markets Road | December 17, 2013 | Skagit Valley Herald

Northwest Agriculture Business Center, Lucy Norris Member Spotlight | December 12, 2013 | Tilth Producers of Washington Blog 

Seattle's Food Action Plan | December 2013, 2013 | PCC Sound Consumer

Spreading the Local Love: Food Hub Helps Farms to Sell to Large Buyers, on their Terms | June 16, 2013 | Skagit Valley Herald

Eat, Pray, Deliver | June 5, 2013 | Leadership Snohomish County

New ordering System Connects Local Institutions With Farm-Fresh Food | May 8, 2013 | Seattle Weekly

Washington State Food Hub Connects Small Growers to Large Buyers, Satisfying Demand for Local Food | April 25, 2013 | Seedstock

Institutions Welcome Direct Farm Sales | August 3, 2012 | Capital Press

NABC Network Subscribers in the News

Small Business, Big Success: An Interview with Link Lab Artisan Meats Owner, David Pearlstein | September 18, 2012 | MintLife

Organic Strategy Hinges on Profits | September 6, 2012 | Capital Press

Calling Local Meat Producers: USDA is Here to Help | July 2012 | USDA Know Your Farmer Know Your Food

Small Farmers Creating a New Business Model as Agriculture Goes Local | July 1, 2012 | New York Times

Network Links Small Growers | March 29, 2012 | Capital Press

Food and Farms, Non-Profit Style: A look at Viva Farms and Growing Washington | March 29, 2012 | Grow Northwest

5 Best Washington CSAs | February 14, 2012 | CSA Farms

Seattle Carnivores Eat Up Link Lab Sausage | January 4, 2012 | The Local Dish

Viva Farms Grows a New Generation of Farmers | Decemeber 15, 2011 | The Christian Science Monitor

Stocking the Pantry: Don't Call it a Garage | November/December 2011 | Spenser Magazine (p.23)

Incubator Sprouts Farmers | November 10, 2011 | Capital Press

Apple Cider and Apple Picking with Skagit Fresh | October 18, 2011 | Whole Foods Market Local Forager Blog

Slow Food on a Fast Track | September 13, 2009 | Skagit Valley Herald

Whidbey Island Grown Brand

Farmers Working to Relaunch ‘Whidbey Island Grown’ Campaign | February 6, 2017 | Whidbey News Times

Freeland Shop Highlights Local Farms | March 15, 2012 | The Whidbey Examiner

Visitors Drawn to Island Cuisine | January 26, 2012 | The Whidbey Examine

Urban Market Boosts Hubbard Squash Farm | December 1, 2011 | The Whidbey Examiner

Northwest Travel: Whidbey Island | November 6, 2011 | The Bulletin

Joining Forces to Boost Whidbey Island Tourism | August 4, 2011 | The Whidbey Examiner

County Tourism Director has a Taste for Whidbey | April 7, 2011 | The Whidbey Examiner

Sherrye Wyatt Earns Destination Marketing Award | March 30, 2011 | The Whidbey Examiner

Creamery Brings Goat Cheese to Whidbey | September 15, 2010 | Whidbey Examiner

Marketing Whidbey-made Products Takes a Local Angle | July 8, 2009 | Whidbey Examiner

NABC Network Origins

Clearinghouse for Farmers Coming | Skagit Valley Herald

Virtual Marketplace Goes Online | August 28, 2008 | Capital Press

Puget Sound Food Network Launched | August 7, 2008 | Skagit Valley Herald

Rural Cooperative Development

Meat Co-op to Gain Facility | December 13, 2013 | Skagit Valley Herald

North Cascades Meat Producers Partner With Del Fox Meats  | December 6, 2013 | The Snohomish Times

Mobile Animal Processing Unit Will Aid New Whatcom Farm Co-op | April 12, 2013 | Bellingham Herald

Regional Meat Packing Co-op Will Have up to $65,000 'Matching Loan' | March 27, 2013 | Lynden Tribune

Meat Co-op Sells Shares | September 13, 2012 | Capital Press

Stanwood Farmers Market Opens Friday | August 8, 2012 | Skagit Valley Herald

Island Grown Brand Launches New Website | August 2, 2012 | San Juan Islander

Business Center Helps Line up Success | July 2, 2012 | Capital Press

Research Focuses on Growing, Harvesting Cider Apples | July 2, 2010 | Caital Press

A New Brand for the Branded | June 8, 2012 | Skagit Velley Herald

Grant Aimed at Boosting Value-added Agriculture | March 19, 2012 | Whidbey Examiner

Federal Grants Reach Specialty Crops | January 5, 2012 | Capital Press

Regional Agriculture Business Center Receives $225,000 Grant for Cooperatives in Puget Sound Area | December 1, 2011 | Bellingham Herald                                   

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces Economic Development Funding To Create Jobs in Rural Communities in 26 States | October 26, 2011 | USDA

The Future of Farming and Food on Whidbey | July 7, 2011 | Whidbey Examiner

Farmers, Others Planning Food Processing Center in Stanwood | March 18, 2011 | The Everett Herald

Port Susan Food & Farming Center Plans Are Underway | March 10, 2011 | NABC Press Release

Senators Take Time to Meet the "People Behind the Potatoes" | February 16, 2011 | Blog of Senator Brian Hatfield

Job Creation, Growth are Benefits to Local Economic Development Programs | December 22, 2010 | Northwest Economic Development Council

Government Intervenes and Helps Small Farmers Compete | February 15-18 2008 | Puget Sound Business Journal

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